Chakwal PRSP staff began a hunger strike
CHAKWAL: More than 300 employees of Punjab Rural Support Programme (PRSP) made a sit-in in front of Chief Executive Officer Health Deptt. Office at Talagang Road, Chakwal on Wednesday and they blocked the road. They were carrying banners and play cards and demanding their service structure and 3 months salaries that were not paid to them. Sixty eight basic health units throughout Chakwal Distt. were locked by the effected staff and were observing complete strike from Tuesday. More than 30 doctors were also included in this protest. Dr. Imran of BHU Nakka Kahut told that until and unless their salaries were sent into the account of employees the sit-in and protest will be continued. The delegation of the protesters also called on Distt. Officer Health, Dr. Aleem Danish but the dialogue was not fruitful. Dr. Imran threatened that the strike would continue till their demands were not met.